Xi Jinping


  • Chinese corruption inspector faces investigation Monday, 19 May 2014 | 3:15 PM ET
    China's President Xi Jinping delivers a speech during a visit to the historical city of Bruges on April 1, 2014.

    As the Chinese government roots out official corruption, its watchdog is looking into suspected violations from one of its employees.

  • Looming debt defaults mark turning point for China Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 12:12 PM ET
    High-rise construction projects in the Zhujiang New Town district of Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China, March 26, 2014.

    It is not clear whether the damage from investment losses is contained—or represents a wider risk to China's financial system.

  • China has no private agenda in Ukraine: President Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 12:42 PM ET
    Chinese President Xi Jinping

    Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a visit to Berlin on Friday his country has no private agenda in the Ukraine crisis.

  • The world’s most powerful person is… not Obama? Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013 | 8:00 AM ET

    President Barack Obama has been bumped off the top spot of Forbes' ranking of the world's most powerful people.

  • Van der linde: China's growth set to peak     Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 | 8:18 PM ET

    Herald van der linde is Head of Equity Strategy, Asia-Pacific at HSBC says China's GDP growth may lose steam soon and lists the possible culprits behind it.

  • Expectations from China's Third Plenum     Monday, 14 Oct 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    Jing Ulrich, MD & Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific at JPMorgan Chase says China's leadership is likely to announce reform measures at its upcoming Third Plenum in November.

  • The Odd Couple: See Any Resemblance?     Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 9:42 PM ET
    President Barack Obama (R) and Chinese President Xi Jinping take a walk at the Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage, California, on June 8, 2013.

    This was the most popular photo on Chinese internet site Weibo. You'll never guess why.

  • Obama-Xi Summit a Success for China?     Sunday, 9 Jun 2013 | 9:40 PM ET

    Giles Chance, visiting professor at Peking University, said the talks placed China on the same level as the U.S., which is exactly where it wants to be.

  • China's Strength Could Become Its Weakness Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 9:42 AM ET

    Amid growing domestic tensions and internal imbalances, China's new leaders are working to wean its economy off decades of state investment.

  • Will Europe Listen to US Treasury Secretary? Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 5:42 AM ET

    As Treasury Secretary Jack Lew kicks-off his first official visit to Europe, analysts said efforts to coax euro zone leaders to pursue growth-generating policies may fall on deaf ears.

  • China's New President Offers Africa 'No Strings' Aid Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 4:39 PM ET
    President of the Republic of South Africa, Jacob Zuma (2ndR) receives President of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping (L)

    Only 11 days since taking over as Chinese president, Xi Jinping is already in Africa offering goodies with "no political strings." GlobalPost reports.

  • Joseph Cheng, Professor, Contemporary China Research Project at the City University of Hong Kong discusses the common interests that link China and Russia, and what he thinks will be the outcome of their intended gas deal.

  • Catherine Yeung, Investment Director at Fidelity Worldwide Investment sees Asia which has so far underperformed US markets year to date playing catch up soon as flows are seen shifting from the west to the east. Plus she says China's new leaders have economic growth, inflation on their mind and they will follow prudent policies to strike a balance.

  • Tao Wang, Head of China Economic Research at UBS Securities expects China CPI to slip below 3% in March. She believes government restructuring should pave the way for infrastructure investment.

  • Vows of Change and Raised Hopes in China Monday, 4 Mar 2013 | 9:38 PM ET

    China's new Communist Party leaders are hoping that their annual legislative meeting will persuade a skeptical public that they are serious about cleaning up pollution and a political elite stained by corruption.